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Arson Case On Watts Passage Road

Albemarle fire marshals investigate an arson case on Watts Paddage.

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Madison Teenager Dies Following ATV Crash In Fluvanna

A Madison County woman has died following an ATV crash in Fluvanna County.

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Jobless Rate Inches Up Again

The Virginia jobless rate inched up again in July.

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Bumpass Man Gets Prison Time For Narcotics Convictions

A Bumpass resident, who's been convicted on narcotics changes, claims he used to play guitar for the Doobie Brothers

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Lemons Selected Virginia Supreme Court Chief Justice

Donald Wayne Lemons will be the next Chief Justice of the Virginia Supreme Court.

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Another Banner Year For Virginia Lottery

The latest fiscal year was very profitable for the Virginia Lottery.

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Suspect Accused Of Damaging Vehicles With Fire Extinguisher

A Tennessee man is charged with breaking into an apartment building on Garrett Street and damaging several cars.

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New Phase Of McIntire Road Extended Gets Underway

The McIntire Road Extended project enters a new phase Monday.

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Governor Picks Three Area Women For State Boards

Governor McAuliffe selected three area women for statewide boards and commissions.

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Virginia’s Gun Sales Fail To Keep Pace With 2013

Virginia's gun sales in 2014 are far below the figures for last year.

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Boyd Sides With Business Leaders Voicing Doubts About 29 Process

Albemarle Supervisors continue to spar over process for Route 29 improvements.

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Firefighters Want To Fill Boot For Muscular Dystrophy Patients

Albemarle's professional firefighters are part of another Fill the Boot campaign.

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Schools Consider More Aggressive Approach To Renovations

The Albemarle schools are considering a more aggressive program of building modernizations.

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Car Slams Into House Near Intersection Of Monticello Avenue/6th St. S.E.

A car slammed into a house late Saturday night in the 700-block of 6th St., S.E.

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Thousands Of Area Students Return To Classes This Week

Thousands of area school children head back to school this week.

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Area Families Get Together For Back to School Bash

Area families got together Saturday for the 4th annual Back to School Bash.

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Danville Police Say DUI Driver Caused Explosion At Apartment Building

Danville Police say a DUI driver caused a Saturday explosion that displaced 14 apartment dwellers.

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Warrenton Area Lawyer Gets Prison Time For Embezzlement

A 67-year-old Warrenton area lawyer gets prison time for embezzling from his elderly client..

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Area Residents Immerse Themselves in Climate Change Debates

Debates over climate change surface at the local and state levels.

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Virginia Budget Shortfall Bigger Than Expected

Virginia is facing a larger shortfall in the current two-year state budget than officials had expected.

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Daughter reveals Joan Rivers is still on life support

Comedian Joan Rivers arrives for the premiere of the documentary "Joan Rivers - A Piece Of Work" during the 2010 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah January 25, 2010.

Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.

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Paul McCartney urges Scots to shun independence

Sir Paul McCartney performs with his band during the "Out There" Tour at the Times Union Center on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in Albany, N.Y.

Paul McCartney has signed an open letter to Scottish voters urging them to choose 'No' in a crucial poll over plans for the nation to break away from the rest of the U.K.

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Kings of Leon drummer returns to the road

Nathan Followill, of Kings of Leon, is seen backstage at the Grammy Nominations Concert on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009, in Los Angeles.

Nathan Followill has confirmed he'll be back behind the kit after breaking his ribs in a tour bus crash.